We remember Robert Victor Goddard, K.

We remember Robert Victor Goddard, K.

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Cyril Ernest Ambrose Goddard Source:9519909 25th April 1887
1889
sibling Thomas Nelson Goddard Source:9534408 29th December 1889
1892
sibling Irene Eleanor Goddard Source:9519902 7th April 1892
1894
sibling John Lister Goddard Source:9534408 29th October 1894
1897
birth Wembley, Middlesex United Kingdom Source:7641665 Source:9519549 6th February 1897
1901
dates Age 4 Source:9519549 31st March 1901
1901
location Harrowdene, Wembley, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:9519549 31st March 1901
1910
enlistment United Kingdom Source:9519577 January 1910
1910
education Naval Cadet Royal Naval College, Osborne Isle of Wight United Kingdom Source:9519577 January 1910
1911
dates Age 14 Source:9519571 2nd April 1911
1911
location Osborne, Whippingham, Isle of Wight United Kingdom military residence address Source:9519571 2nd April 1911
1914
education Britannia Naval College Dartmouth United Kingdom Source:9519577 13th September 1914 - 13th May 1915
1916
service Royal Navy Sub-Lieutenant Source:7641665 15th May 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9519544 July 1916
1916
commission Regular Source:9519544 15th November 1916
1918
service Royal Navy Acting Lieutenant Royal Naval Air Service Source:7641665 1st January 1918
1919
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Flight Lieutenant Royal Air Force Source:7641665 1st August 1919
1921
location The Air Station, Pulham, Norfolk United Kingdom military residence address Source:9520032 1921
1921
education To study Engineering Jesus College, University of Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom Source:9521155 5th October 1921
1923
education Imperial College of Science London United Kingdom Source:9519544 1st October 1923
1924
marriage Mildred Catherine Jane Inglis Source:9534408 5th July 1924 - 16th February 1979
1924
location - an Absent Voter - Harrowdene House, Wembley, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address Source:9520064 1924
1925
children John Inglis Goddard Source:9519959 27th April 1925
1927
children David Rodney Goddard Source:9519974 16th March 1927
1928
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Squadron Leader Royal Air Force Source:9519544 12th December 1928
1929
children Jane Helen Goddard Source:9534408 17th June 1929
1932
location 2, Bungalow, Officers' Married Quarters, Henlow Camp, Bedfordshire United Kingdom military residence address Source:9520112 1932
1935
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Wing Commander Royal Air Force Source:9519544 1st July 1935
1939
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Group Captain Royal Air Force Source:9519544 1st January 1939
1940
awards Commander of the British Empire (CBE) British Award/Decoration Source:9520577 11th July 1940
1940
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Commodore Royal Air Force Source:9519544 1st December 1940
1941
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9521225 1st January 1941
1943
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Vice-Marshal Royal Air Force Source:9519544 1st June 1943 - 1st December 1943
1943
awards Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration Source:9520562 2nd June 1943
1943
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Commodore Royal Air Force Source:9519544 1st December 1943
1945
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9521235 8th June 1945
1946
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Vice-Marshal Royal Air Force Source:9519544 1st January 1946
1947
awards Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration Source:9520531 12th June 1947
1948
service Air Force (RAF/RFC) Air Marshal Royal Air Force Source:9519544 1st July 1948
1952
location 17 North Road, Cranfield, Bedfordshire United Kingdom Source:9520132 1952
1953
location Cayley Lodge, Prince Philip Avenue, Cranfield, Bedfordshire United Kingdom Source:9520164 1953
1979
location Meadowgate Lodge, Brasted, Kent United Kingdom their own address Source:9519816 16th February 1979
1987
death Meadowgate Lodge, Brasted, Kent United Kingdom Source:9482840 Source:9519845 21st January 1987

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert Victor
Initials RV
Last Name Goddard, K.
Source 9520531
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
- an Absent Voter - Harrowdene House, Wembley, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 1924
17 North Road, Cranfield, Bedfordshire United Kingdom known 1952
2, Bungalow, Officers' Married Quarters, Henlow Camp, Bedfordshire United Kingdom military residence address known 1932
Cayley Lodge, Prince Philip Avenue, Cranfield, Bedfordshire United Kingdom known 1953
Harrowdene, Wembley, Middlesex United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Meadowgate Lodge, Brasted, Kent United Kingdom their own address known 16th February 1979
Osborne, Whippingham, Isle of Wight United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
The Air Station, Pulham, Norfolk United Kingdom military residence address known 1921
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy Sub-Lieutenant
Royal Navy Royal Naval Air Service Acting Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Flight Lieutenant
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Squadron Leader
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Wing Commander
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Group Captain
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Air Commodore
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Air Vice-Marshal
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Air Commodore
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Air Vice-Marshal
Air Force (RAF/RFC) Royal Air Force Air Marshal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
CB, CBE British Award/Decoration
Commander of the British Empire (CBE) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration
Order of the Bath, Military Division British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Inglis Goddard son 27th April 1925
David Rodney Goddard son 16th March 1927
Jane Helen Goddard daughter 17th June 1929
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor Lucy Goddard nee Skelton mother
Charles Ernest Goddard father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cyril Ernest Ambrose Goddard brother 25th April 1887
Thomas Nelson Goddard brother 29th December 1889
Irene Eleanor Goddard sister 7th April 1892
John Lister Goddard brother 29th October 1894
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mildred Catherine Jane Inglis wife 5th July 1924
Religion
DateReligionSource
1897-04-13 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Officers: 1899 - 1919
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jonathan101862
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jonathan101862
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jane31029
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jane31029

External Evidence

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Victor Goddard Jonathan101862
Biography of Air Marshal Sir Victor Goddard Jane31029
Royal Navy Officers 1899-1919 Transcription Jane31029
Baptism of Robert Victor Goddard Jane31029
Obituary of Sir Victor Goddard Jane31029
Death Notices from The Times, 23rd January 1987 Jane31029
National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations) Wife Mildred Catherine Jane31029
National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations) Jane31029
1939 Register entry Sister Irene Jane31029
1939 Register entry Brother Cyril Jane31029
Obituary of Brother Thomas Nelson Goddard Jane31029
Goddard Association of Europe Newsletter Brother John Lister Goddard Jane31029
The Medical Directory 1920 Father Charles' War Service Jane31029
University of London O.T.C. Roll of War Service Brothers Cyril & John Jane31029
United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017 Son David Jane31029
1921 Electoral Register Pulham Air Station Jane31029
1924 Electoral Register entry Harrowdene House Wembley Jane31029
1932 Electoral Register Officers' Married Quarters Henlow Camp Jane31029
1952 Electoral Register entry 17 North Road Cranfield Jane31029
1953 Electoral Register entry Cayley Lodge Prince Philip Avenue Cranfield Jane31029
Britain, Knights Of The Realm & Commonwealth Index Jane31029
Britain, Royal Navy, Navy Lists 1827-1945 Image October 1914 Jane31029
Britain, Royal Navy, Navy Lists 1827-1945 Image June 1916 Jane31029
Britain, Royal Navy, Navy Lists 1827-1945 Image September 1917 Jane31029
Britain, Royal Navy, Navy Lists 1827-1945 Image June 1918 Jane31029
London Gazette Supplement 24th April 1951 Retirement Announced Jane31029
London Gazette Supplement 12th June 1947 Awarded K.C.B Jane31029
London Gazette Supplement 2nd June 1943 Awarded C.B. Jane31029
London Gazette Supplement 11th July 1940 Awarded C.B.E. Jane31029
Lieutenant John Lister Goddard Jonathan101862
Goddard, AM, Sir Robert Victor (1897 - 1987) Jonathan101862
London Gazette Supplement 1st January 1941 Mentioned in Despatches Jane31029
London Gazette Supplement 14th June 1945 Mentioned in Despatches Jane31029
UK Incoming Passenger List 1943 Children David and Jane Jane31029
Goddard, Robert Victor (Oral History) Jane31029
Information from the President of the Goddard Association of Europe Jane31029
British Army, British Red Cross Society Volunteers 1914-1918 Sister Irene Jane31029

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Robert Victor Goddard in uniform Jane31029
The Goddard Family in 1932 Jane31029

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